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Canada Hettie's World History World War One

Battle of Hill 70: A Forgotten, Yet Important Battle

The Battle of Hill 70 was fought August 15-25, 1917, near Lens, France. (This post is a companion piece to Melina Druga’s WWI Trilogy, Angel of Mercy, Those Left Behind and Adjustment Year, available wherever eBooks are sold.) The attack relieved pressure on the Allies near Passchendaele. The idea was the attack on Hill 70 would […]

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